99 FA DUI

99th Field Artillery Battalion

Distinctive Unit Insignia

Distinctive Unit Insignia

Description

Gules, a mule’s head affronte or.

Symbolism

The shield is red for artillery. The mule’s head refers to the original pack nature of the battalion

Background

The insignia was approved 19 September 1941.

Highlights - CTA

Ghosts of Fallujah

Ghosts of Fallujah (written by Coley D. Tyler) is a first person account of the Second Battalion, Seventh Cavalry’s participation in the Second Battle of Fallujah, the largest single engagement of the Iraq War and the largest urban battle since Hue in 1968. A First Marine Division operation, it was spearheaded by one of the […]

Special Annoucements

Cav Hat and Spurs

4 March 2019 – A new memorandum of instruction (MOI) has been added to the Cav Hat and Spurs page along with minor changes to the text.